Yardstick trials

2018

Research organisaton
Funding source

Trial details

Researcher(s) N/A
Year(s) 2018
Contributor Living Farm
Trial location(s) Site 1, Corrigin, WA
Site 4, Cunderdin, WA
Site 6, Kalannie, WA
Site 10, Merredin, WA
Moorine Rock, WA
Muckinbundin, WA
Site 5, Yealering, WA
Site 2, York, WA
Yardstick trials locations
Aims

 

The aim of the ‘Yardstick’ project is conduct agronomy demonstrations that will enable growers to reduce crop selection risk through better understanding of crop performance with different crop types/varieties, timings of sowing and nutrition.

Key messages
Not specified
Lead research organisation Living Farm
Host research organisation N/A
Trial funding source GRDC
Related program N/A
Acknowledgments N/A
Other trial partners Not specified
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Method

Crop types Barley
Wheat
Canola
Treatment type(s)
  • Crop: Type
Trial type
Trial design

Corrigin 2018 Barley

Sow date Not specified
Harvest date Not specified
Plot size Not specified
Plot replication Not specified

Corrigin 2018 Wheat

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Corrigin 2018 Canola

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Cunderdin 2018 Barley

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Cunderdin 2018 Wheat

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Cunderdin 2018 Canola

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Kalannie 2018 Barley

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Kalannie 2018 Wheat

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Kalannie 2018 Canola

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Merredin 2018 Barley

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Merredin 2018 Wheat

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Merredin 2018 Canola

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Moorine Rock 2018 Barley

Sow date Not specified
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Moorine Rock 2018 Wheat

Sow date Not specified
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Moorine Rock 2018 Canola

Sow date Not specified
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Muckinbundin 2018 Barley

Sow date Not specified
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Plot size Not specified
Plot replication Not specified

Muckinbundin 2018 Wheat

Sow date Not specified
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Muckinbundin 2018 Canola

Sow date Not specified
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Plot size Not specified
Plot replication Not specified

Yealering 2018 Barley

Sow date Not specified
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Plot size Not specified
Plot replication Not specified

Yealering 2018 Wheat

Sow date Not specified
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Yealering 2018 Canola

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York 2018 Barley

Sow date Not specified
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York 2018 Wheat

Sow date Not specified
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York 2018 Canola

Sow date Not specified
Harvest date Not specified
Plot size Not specified
Plot replication Not specified
Download the trial report to view additional method/treatment information
Trial source data and summary not available
Check the trial report PDF for trial results.
Observed trial site soil information
Trial site soil testing
Not specified
Soil conditions
Trial site Soil texture
Site 1, Corrigin, WA Not specified
Site 4, Cunderdin, WA Not specified
Site 6, Kalannie, WA Not specified
Site 10, Merredin, WA Not specified
Moorine Rock, WA Not specified
Muckinbundin, WA Not specified
Site 5, Yealering, WA Not specified
Site 2, York, WA Not specified
Derived trial site soil information
Australian Soil Classification Source: ASRIS
Trial site Soil order
Site 1, Corrigin, WA Sodosol
Site 4, Cunderdin, WA Sodosol
Site 6, Kalannie, WA Sodosol
Site 10, Merredin, WA Sodosol
Moorine Rock, WA Kandosol
Muckinbundin, WA Sodosol
Site 5, Yealering, WA Sodosol
Site 2, York, WA Sodosol
Soil Moisture Source: BOM/ANU
Average amount of water stored in the soil profile during the year, estimated by the OzWALD model-data fusion system.
Year Site 1, Corrigin WA Site 4, Cunderdin WA Site 6, Kalannie WA Site 10, Merredin WA Moorine Rock WA Muckinbundin WA Site 5, Yealering WA Site 2, York WA
2018 296.6mm268.8mm245.6mm234.4mm335.2mm429.5mm438.4mm299.1mm
2017 331.5mm298.2mm217.2mm248.0mm361.2mm444.1mm487.2mm330.1mm
2016 304.1mm264.5mm244.5mm278.6mm374.8mm452.7mm478.7mm283.3mm
2015 282.9mm242.1mm249.1mm259.4mm348.6mm430.8mm441.0mm250.9mm
2014 304.7mm257.2mm207.9mm244.0mm318.9mm430.4mm450.1mm286.6mm
2013 296.6mm271.6mm248.8mm289.7mm332.7mm463.0mm465.0mm293.0mm
2012 279.3mm244.6mm244.9mm267.1mm341.6mm446.0mm461.3mm300.6mm
2011 247.8mm239.5mm223.3mm238.3mm315.3mm428.5mm402.7mm281.6mm
2010 251.2mm218.1mm188.8mm210.1mm264.8mm379.4mm414.3mm277.1mm
2009 284.0mm266.2mm218.8mm236.2mm311.8mm422.6mm441.4mm338.6mm
2008 274.6mm256.2mm256.4mm227.8mm311.5mm406.4mm442.3mm331.1mm
2007 276.1mm225.2mm223.4mm198.3mm318.0mm412.4mm417.9mm295.8mm
2006 340.3mm251.5mm222.3mm255.2mm390.9mm426.3mm485.2mm304.6mm
2005 302.3mm234.5mm189.3mm234.1mm362.4mm400.6mm463.0mm322.1mm
2004 285.3mm239.1mm205.7mm253.3mm380.8mm430.8mm428.9mm293.7mm
2003 300.1mm254.8mm221.5mm257.3mm351.8mm419.4mm444.9mm273.0mm
2002 250.7mm210.9mm171.8mm202.4mm297.6mm373.2mm410.1mm231.1mm
2001 269.5mm211.9mm194.9mm250.0mm329.7mm418.2mm407.8mm260.8mm
2000 358.5mm269.2mm265.0mm268.0mm402.4mm508.1mm475.5mm360.5mm
National soil grid Source: CSIRO/TERN
NOTE: National Soil Grid data is aggregated information for background information on the wider area
Actual soil values can vary significantly in a small area and the trial soil tests are the most relevant data where available

Soil properties

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Climate

Derived climate information

No observed climate data available for this trial.
Derived climate data is determined from trial site location and national weather sources.

Site 1, Corrigin WA

Site 4, Cunderdin WA

Site 6, Kalannie WA

Site 10, Merredin WA

Moorine Rock WA

Muckinbundin WA

Site 5, Yealering WA

Site 2, York WA

Site 1, Corrigin WA

NOTE: Exact trial site locality unknown - Climate data may not be accurate
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Site 4, Cunderdin WA

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Site 6, Kalannie WA

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Site 10, Merredin WA

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Moorine Rock WA

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Muckinbundin WA

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Site 5, Yealering WA

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Site 2, York WA

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Some data on this site is sourced from the Bureau of Meteorology

SILO weather estimates sourced from https://www.longpaddock.qld.gov.au/silo/
Jeffrey, S.J., Carter, J.O., Moodie, K.B. and Beswick, A.R. (2001). Using spatial interpolation to construct a comprehensive archive of Australian climate data , Environmental Modelling and Software, Vol 16/4, pp 309-330. DOI: 10.1016/S1364-8152(01)00008-1.

Event Date Type Effect
Frost

See 'Weather Conditions' in attached reports for site-specific information about frost events.

See attached reports Frost event N/A
Heat event

See 'Weather Conditions' in attahced reports for site-specific details of Heat Events.

See attached reports Heat event N/A


Trial last modified: 22-09-2020 11:44am AEST